More on Local Issues

Feb 23, 2016

Mayors head to Washington, D.C. to push for Rahway River Flood Protection Plan

Congressman Payne, Congressman Lance, Senator Corey Booker and Senator Robert Menendez gave early assurances that federal funding of the full mitigation study is one of their highest priorities.

Feb 23, 2016

Congressman Donald Payne, Jr. to host monthly forum on “All Politics Are Local” radio show

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (New Jersey, 10th district) will host a monthly forum on the “All Politics Are Local” radio show own WRNU Rutgers Radio in Newark starting Friday, starting February 5th.

Feb 19, 2016

Payne, Jr. Visits North Star Academy to Discuss Challenges & Opportunities Facing Newark Youth

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) visited North Star Academy in Newark to talk with fifth-grade boys about growing up as young men in Newark, the challenges they face, and how to overcome those challenges.

Feb 18, 2016

Payne, Jr. Congratulates Winners of 2015 Congressional App Challenge

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) announced the winners of the 2015 Congressional App Challenge for high school students in New Jersey’s 10th Congressional District.

Jan 29, 2016

Payne, PPMNJ Address Impact of Defunding Planned Parenthood on NJ Women

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) hosted a press conference to discuss the impact of defunding Planned Parenthood on women’s health in New Jersey.

Dec 22, 2015

Maximum Monthly Commuter Tax Benefit for Transit Riders Increased

U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker and Congressman Donald Payne, Jr. (N.J.-10) made an appearance at New Jersey Transit’s (NJT) Walnut Station in Montclair on Monday to urge transit commuters to take advantage of new federal tax benefits to help pay the cost of rising bus and train fares.